Recent reference books in religion : a guide for students, scholars, researchers, buyers & readers / William M. Johnston.

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Main Author: Johnston, William M., 1936-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Chicago : Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, 1998.
Edition:Revised edition.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction 1: the postmodern revolution in reference books
  • Introduction 2: reference books as self-teachers
  • Glossary: types and functions of reference books
  • Directory of reference books in religious studies
  • How to use the directory
  • The world's religions
  • Alphabetical reference books
  • Compendia
  • Christianity
  • General
  • Ecumenism
  • Biblical studies
  • Bible dictionaries
  • Bible commentaries
  • Handbooks of interpretation
  • Theology
  • Nonconfessional
  • Protestant
  • Roman Catholic
  • Spirituality
  • Hagiography (lives of saints)
  • Liturgy
  • The Westminster/SCM dictionaries
  • Churches and denominations
  • Protestantism
  • Roman Catholicism
  • Lexicons and compendia
  • French mega-encyclopedias
  • Eastern Christianity
  • Periods of church history
  • Surveys of the papacy and national churches
  • Early church (to 600/800)
  • Medieval church (313-1400)
  • Early modern church (1400-1700)
  • Modernity (since 1700)
  • North America
  • Other prophetic religions
  • Judaism
  • General
  • Introductory glossaries
  • Islam
  • General
  • The Qur'an
  • Asian religions
  • General
  • South Asia
  • General
  • Mythology
  • Philosophy
  • Buddhism
  • General
  • Glossaries (Japanese)
  • Alternative approaches
  • Mythology
  • General
  • Who's whos
  • Regional
  • Philosophy of religion and ethics
  • Social sciences of religion
  • General
  • Sociology
  • Psychology
  • Folklore
  • Favorite reference books
  • A home library of reference books in English
  • Preeminent reference books in French and German
  • Reference books suitable for browsing
  • Illustrated reference books
  • Reference books on women and religion
  • Reference books that cry out to be written
  • Concerning a particular religion or region
  • Academic disciplines
  • Index of titles
  • Index of authors
  • Index of topics
  • Index of persons
  • Index of places
  • Addendum: works published during 1996 and 1997.